CAV Career Pathways Camp

About the Camp

CAV campers gathers outside the research vehicle on campus

The CAV Career Pathways Camp is a one-week day camp for high school students interested in vehicles and the latest technology. Students learn about connected and automated vehicle (CAV) technology and explore career opportunities in a cutting-edge industry that will help shape the future of transportation. Activities include:

  • Hands-on opportunities with automated vehicles
  • Field trips to organizations working on CAV technology
  • Info sessions with practitioners in the field and University of Minnesota researchers
  • Introduction to the wide variety of career opportunities related to CAVs

The camp is free to attend, and lunch is provided. Space is limited to 20 students.

Applicant Requirements

  •  Students entering grades 10-12 in fall 2023
  •  Students with an interest in automotive tech and maintenance, manufacturing, engineering, planning, or robotics

How to Apply

2023 campers on a tour
2023 campers touring Accelerated Vehicle Technology in Bloomington

Information about the 2024 camp will be posted as it becomes available.

More Information

Questions about the camp? Please contact [email protected].

Past Camp Highlights

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